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Stanley Turrentine

Stanley William Turrentine was an American jazz tenor saxophonist. He began his career playing R&B for Earl Bostic and later soul jazz recording for the Blue Note label from 1960, touched on jazz fusion during a stint on CTI in the 1970s. He was described by critic Steve Huey as "renowned for his distinctively thick, rippling tone [and] earthy grounding in the blues." Turrentine was married to organist Shirley Scott in the 1960s, with whom he frequently... Read More

BornApril 5, 1934
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U.S.
DiedSeptember 12, 2000 (aged 66)
New York City
GenresJazz, soul jazz
InstrumentsTenor saxophone
Years active1959–2000
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